Candidates for Friday Five

1. In light of Brett Kavanaugh, an indepth look at how and when character is formed in kids

Jennifer Graham






2. WED OCT10

The forgotten Americans: An economic agenda for a divided nation









4. The Health of Parents and Their Children: A Two-Generation Inquiry





5. The Office of Family Assistance (OFA) has posted the fiscal year (FY) 2017 Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) financial data tables, along with an interactive map and national and state pie charts.





6. Hands-on fathers ‘less likely to break up with partners’

Mark Rice-Oxley  


OR

Every marriage has its rocky patches. And given good sense, survives

Harry Benson  





7. Learning Is a Complex and Active Process That Occurs Throughout the Life Span, New Report Says




8. 

A Good Marriage May Help You Live Longer. Here’s Why


OR



9. How can we discuss sex ed without talking about marriage?

Andrea Mrozek   









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Bill

Candidates for Friday Five

in other news today...


1. How black neighborhoods have changed 50 years after the civil rights movement

Marcus Casey and Bradley Hardy





2.  The Jordan Institute for Families has launched its inaugural newsletter.






3. DIVORCE RATE FOR NEWLY MARRIED COUPLES HALVES IN 25 YEARS

Chelsea Ritschel



OR

 Over a quarter of relationships are ‘sexless’ 



OR 


New CEO for Relationships Foundation




OR


Divorce rate falls to lowest level since 1973 - but how many couples have split since the year you got married?

 Patrick Scott & Ashley Kirk 





4. Pay and play: to enhance early childhood development, fathers should do both

Natasha J. Cabrera






5.  WHAT'S STOPPING YOU FROM RAISING KIND AND EMPATHIC CHILDREN?

The Family Institute


OR

Can a Video Game Boost Empathy?

By Marianne Spoon

Read More https://greatergood.berkeley.edu/article/item/can_a_video_game_boost_empathy_in_kids?




6. The Future for Cooperative Extension and What it Means for Military Families





7. In a few years we’re probably not going to have enough doctors to treat our aging population

By Katherine Ellen Foley






8. Millennials, Gen X committed to marriage and driving down divorce rates

Carla Wade



OR

The Not-So-Great Reason Divorce Rates Are Declining

JOE PINSKER





9.  Is student debt keeping Americans away from marriage?




10.  University of Texas study: What you know about finances is determined by your relationships

Nicole Villalpando





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Candidates for Friday Five

1.  Did we win the War on Poverty? 
Monday, September 24, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm


OR


Thursday, September 27, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Child welfare and poverty in America: How welfare policies have created an intergenerational cycle of poverty and dysfunction







2.  What Makes a Good Life? 3 Lessons on Life, Love, and Decision Making from the Harvard Grant Study












4.   Communicating with older people can be difficult

Sam Asano






5.  The No. 1 Thing That’s Killing Your Happiness

David Schramm, Ph.D., CFLE








6. These Couples Are Putting Off Marriage Because Of Student Loan Debt

LUDMILA LEIVA





7.  Married men earn far more than any other American group






8. Marriage, what is it good for?






9. Researchers Explain How Arguing Can Improve Your Marriage





10. Trauma-Informed Approaches for Programs Serving Fathers in Re-Entry: A Review of the Literature and Environmental Scan





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Bill

Candidates for Friday Five

1. 

Restoring Respect is the First Step to a Better Society






2. How to make friends as an adult










Charlotte Shoup Olsen, Ph.D., Professor and Extension Specialist, School of Family Studies and Human Sciences, Kansas State University


OR


Cenizal, Robyn (2017). My Family Album. Fairfax, VA: National Resource Center for Healthy Marriage and Families.







4.   Resources for Weathering Hurricanes and Other Disasters


OR

Why do people stay put during hurricanes? Here’s what psychology says.









5.   A bagless approach in early intervention? What is that?

Crystal Williams






6.   

Why We Need Hopeful News








7.  Understanding change in violence-related attitudes for adolescents in relationship education 
Rachel Savasuk-Luxtona, ∗, Francesca Adler-Baeder, Megan L. Haselschwerdtb






8.   

ALICE: A NEW LENS FOR FINANCIAL HARDSHIP






9. HA!

A marriage matching function with flexible spillover and substitution patterns







10. Wedding Photography Stats | Your Survival Guide To The Changing Marriage Market








11. 

FSU research highlights the love-hate relationship between testosterone and marriage






12.  What do Millennials think of Marriage?


Vimeo 





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Bill

Candidates for Friday Five

 1. Communication-Skills-Based Job Prep Program Boosts Confidence In Nailing The Interview

https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/communication-skills-based-job-prep-program-boosts-confidence-in-nailing-the-interview-300705742.html




2.   Opening Lines of Communication: Asking Financial Questions before Marriage

Carol Church & David Lee Sexton, Jr.

https://militaryfamilieslearningnetwork.org/2018/08/13/opening-lines-of-communication-asking-financial-questions-before-marriage/





3.   Close ties with fathers help daughters overcome loneliness

The Ohio State University

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/08/180828121422.htm


OR

Good Fathers Are Vital For Optimal Child Development – Report

https://www.familyfirst.org.nz/2018/08/good-fathers-are-vital-for-optimal-child-development-report/


OR

Playing with dad could make a big difference in  school

Pallavi Singhal

https://www.smh.com.au/education/playing-with-dad-could-make-a-big-difference-in-school-20180831-p500zx.html



4. Alabama’s Parenting Assistance Line (PAL) helps parents and caregivers across Birmingham

Patience Itson

https://bhamnow.com/2018/09/04/alabamas-parenting-assistance-line-pal-helps-parents-and-caregivers-across-birmingham/





5.   Is Conflict With Your Spouse Undermining Your Health?

Michael O. Schroeder, Staff Writer

https://health.usnews.com/wellness/family/articles/2018-09-04/is-conflict-with-your-spouse-undermining-your-health




6. Marriage protects against malnutrition in old age

https://www.fau.eu/2018/09/04/news/research/marriage-protects-against-malnutrition-in-old-age/




7.   In Sickness and in Health: Marriage and Chronic Illness

Marisa Zeppieri

https://lupusnewstoday.com/2018/09/04/lupus-sickness-health-marriage-chronic-illness-tips/





8.  Falling marriage rates of young adults

Chang Se-moon

https://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/opinion/2018/09/652_254797.html





9.  How Not to Be a Helicopter Parent

By Mark Bertin

Parents can help their children most by getting back to the basics and not trying to solve everything.

Read More https://greatergood.berkeley.edu/article/item/how_to_support_your_kid_at_school_without_being_a_helicopter_parent?


OR

How to Raise a Kid with a Conscience in the Digital Age

By Caroline Knorr

Nudge kids to be their best selves by encouraging them to consume positive, inspiring media and online content.

Read More https://greatergood.berkeley.edu/article/item/how_to_raise_a_kid_with_a_conscience_in_the_digital_age





10.   Highlights and Resources from The Power of Family Mealtimes: Strategies to Promote Health and Wellbeing

 ROBIN ALLEN

https://militaryfamilieslearningnetwork.org/2018/09/05/highlights-and-resources-from-the-power-of-family-mealtimes/

OR

The Distance Between Two Hearts: Veteran Parenting Training

Bari Sobelson, MS, LMFT

https://militaryfamilieslearningnetwork.org/2018/09/03/the-distance-between-two-hearts-veteran-parenting-training/





11. Cartoons: The Funny Thing About Marriage…

By: Post Editors

http://www.saturdayeveningpost.com/2018/08/30/humor/funny-marriage.html



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Bill